Oldtime Farming Festival Contests & Games Schedule



Saturday, September 21

12:00 Games, sign-ups for contests begin

Kids’ Tug-of-War, age 5 – up (new)

12:30 Euchre Tournament for adults 18 – older, $3 fee. Regular rules for Euchre.

First, second, third places get cash rewards.

Watermelon Seed-spitting Contest, age 5 – adult

1:00 Spelling Bee for grades 1 – 6, grade 7 – adult, single elimination

1:30 Sack Races for age 6 – adult, burlap sack provided

2:00 Cake Walk for all ages

2:30 Ciphering Match (math), grade 1 – adult

3:30 Women’s Rolling Pin Throwing Contest

4:00 Old-fashioned Oratory Competition (speech), K – 6thgrade winner $25, 7th– 12thgrade winner $50,

adult winner $50

5:00 Bale Toss age 5 – up

5:30 Chicken Dance Contest for all ages (blacktop)

6:00 C&G closes

10:00 Festival closes

Sunday, September 22

12:00 Games, sign-ups for contests begin

Family Tug-of-War, age 5 – up

12:30 Euchre Tournament for adults 18 – older, $3 fee. Regular rules for Euchre.

First, second, third places get cash awards.

Bubble Gum Bubble-blowing Blowout age 5 – up

1:00 Three-legged Races, age 5 – up, teams of two, burlap sacks provided

1:30 Men’s Wrench Throwing Contest

2:00 Cake Walk for all ages

2:30 Nail-driving Contest, gender divisions, age 5 – adult

3:30 Cornhole Tournament starts, age 5 – up

Husband-calling Contest, women

4:00 Arm Wrestling Tournament age 5 – adult

5:00 Festival Awards Ceremony, includes Contests & Games (Festival Stage)

6:00 Festival closes

Contests & Games All Weekend, all ages 5 – up

Apple Peeling Contest, Guess the Beans in the Jar, Jigsaw Puzzle Contest, Longest Beard Contest,

Longest Pony Tail Contest, miscellaneous games available

For questions, contact Anna Smith at 740-358-2256

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